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Recruiting Prevent Coalition Members!

There are many different ways you can get involved in our coalition and community efforts.

Update Making the Connections

We’re convening a committee to update the Making the Connections toolkit with a new vaping prevention module. Join a workgroup to offer insight, advice, share needs, help design curriculum and pilot test! Contact to get involved.

Create a New Campaign

Community assessment data tells us we need new strategies and initiatives to engage parents and adult influencers of youth. We’re convening a cross-sector committee of stakeholders and parents to design a brand new campaign or toolkit resource geared towards parent audiences. Help parents understand the influence they have over youth! Email to learn more.

Attend Events

The SW Region is hosting several community events this year to engage people in prevention, share latest science, welcome new prevention staff and more. Events include the Youth Advocacy Training in December 2022, Qualitative Data Training in March 2023, the Teens Care Too Summit in April 2023, and more! View our calendar or contact to learn more.

Support the Rural Network

This team of partners across Washington State connects, empowers, and supports prevention efforts in rural communities. Members from uniquely rural perspectives share insights, needs, strategies and develop tools for prevention professionals in Washington. This group uncovers needs, offers support, and amplifies the voices of an important population in policy decisions, advocacy effortsand more. Contact

Update Find Your Good

We’ve heard from rural voices in Washington that the Find Your Good campaign can improve, and should include more rural images. Join this monthly workgroup to offer insight, survey youth, create captions, and approve campaign messages. Contact to get involved!

Promote Secure Your Cannabis

Prevent Coalition promotes the Secure Your Cannabis campaign. The campaign highlights safe storage of cannabis products and encourages open health conversations about cannabis with youth. We’re seeking volunteers who can have nonjudgmental conversations with cannabis retail staff to get more cannabis stores distributing campaign materials in Clark, Klickitat, and Skamania counties. Contact to join our cause.

Support the Southwest Regional Network

The Southwest Regional Network is a cross-sector collaboration of interested individuals and organizations developing a unified prevention approach across Clark, Klickitat and Skamania counties. This group creates the regional plan and offers guidance for all grant’s under the Prevent umbrella, including offering advice for funding allocations. If you’re interested, contact